The app works nearly as well as it does on your phone.
- May 31, 2017
It's a "different roadmap" from Uber or Lyft.
- Joel Stocksdale
- May 9, 2017
You can get creative with navigation, for better or worse.
- Mar 14, 2017
You can start Waze navigation from Spotify and access Spotify playlists within Waze.
- Sep 1, 2016
Google thinks that Waze can be more than just a map app.
- Erin Marquis
- Aug 2, 2016
Never bring a GPS app to a gun fight.
- Jun 19, 2016
Waze will help you avoid what it calls "difficult intersections," at least if you live in Los Angeles.
- May 19, 2016
Android Auto will soon run entirely on your phone while offering the same features as if it were connected to your dash.
- May 16, 2016
The new Waze Rider app will allow 25,000 employees at select Bay Area companies to get a ride to work with over 700,000 local drivers.
- Antti Kautonen
- Apr 26, 2016
Switching on the app's invisible mode shields the user from being seen until an update fixes the issue.
- Mar 25, 2016
According to the Lyft mobile application's update text, the Waze integration has arrived and is "rolling out nationwide."
- Mar 24, 2016
Waze is now alerting drivers in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington when they approach historically dangerous intersections.
- Mar 11, 2016
Nearly five months after Waze rolled out its 4.0 update to iOS users, the service is finally doing the same for Android.
- Jason Marker
- Feb 23, 2016
Morgan Freeman is the latest celebrity to record directions for Google's Waze app, where he joins famous voices such as Elvis and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
- Chris Bruce
- Dec 29, 2015
The Google-owned Waze navigation app has close relationships with cities around the world. That friendliness could be a major advantage if Google launches an autonomous ridesharing service to challenge Uber.
- Oct 20, 2015
It's been confirmed that Uber is using a camera-studded car to make maps, but it's not autonomous.
- Oct 19, 2015
Google owns Waze, and this redesign is certainly welcome. But the app itself needs a fundamental upgrade.
- Pete Bigelow
- Mar 2, 2015
Standing on a sidewalk, Doug Odolecki holds a hand-written cardboard sign in his hands that warns motorists of a DUI checkpoint that law-enforcement officers have set up about a half mile up State Road. It reads: "Checkpoint ahead! Turn now!
- Pete Bigelow
- Feb 6, 2015
Police officers in one major U.S. city are fighting back against Waze, a popular mobile app that reveals their locations to motorists.
- Zach Bowman
- May 13, 2013
TechCrunch reports that Facebook is moving to purchase the navigation and traffic app Waze for a lofty sum. The buy would be the latest in a long line of high-dollar acquisitions by the social networking site, and both sides of the acquisition have reportedly entered into advanced due diligence after negotiations began six months ago. Early estimates put the payout somewhere between $800 million and $1 billion... if both sides can overcome a few stumbling blocks. The biggest of those is whether
- Damon Lavrinc
- Feb 9, 2011
Social navigation apps are gaining momentum by the day and Waze is continuing to innovate with a new update that adds voice alerts for traffic. As the video demonstrates, if a driver sees a hazard – be it a speed trap or a patch of ice – he can record a short voice memo that will be pushed to other drivers in the area. When they approach the afflicted section of road or plan a route that includes the hazard, the voice alert automatically plays, warning them of the issue. The updated
- Zach Bowman
- Jul 6, 2010
Navigation has come a long way since Mapquest first hit the scene. Few of us are bumbling around our nation's highways with print-out directions anymore thanks to the wide availability of manufacturer and aftermarket nav systems. Even most phones have some sort of turn-by-turn directions on them, but even the best systems have a hard time keeping track of up to minute variations in traffic conditions. Which is why our curiosity has been peaked by the Waze app.
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